Trump's Kodak project highlights risks inherent in the type of industrial policy that the United States has traditionally avoided but that other nations have tried to employ (and that mostly ends in failure). By , &
Jared Kushner tried to get Trump wall money from OPIC last year as it was becoming the U.S. Int'l Development Finance Corporation. Now the DFC is under fire for a botched loan to Kodak. w/ on the perils of industrial policy.
"Kodak Loan Debacle Puts a New Agency in the Hot Seat: A stumbling effort to prop up the domestic generic drugs sector underscores the challenges of a Trump administration industrial policy."